Clipbook

Description:
Is used to access the machine's clipboard remotely using the NetDDE service.

It is an old service from the NT 3.X days.

Note Acrobat Reader has a menu option Window -> "Show Clipboard", which starts the Clipboard Viewer in Windows (Can be installed through Add/Remove Programs in Control Panel). Windows Clipboard Viewer uses this service and will fail to operate if it is disabled.

Recommended State:
  • Disabled, for security measures.
Default State:
  • Win2k: Manual.
  • WinXP: Manual.
  • WinXP SP2: Disabled.
  • Win2k3: Disabled.
Process Name:
  • clipsrv.exe (ClipSrv)
Supports:
  • None
Depends:

Updated: 23 September 2007

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